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Jul 20, 2012 12:00pm CDT
year-old james holmes into custody soon after the midnight massacre but the motive is still not known. holmes was a graduate student at the university of colorado but reportedly dropped out last month. the new batman movie was well underway at the century 16 complex in the denver suburb of aurora when the deadly chaos broke out towards the front of theater 8. cell phone video captured some of the frantic moments after the massacre. witnesses say the gunman was wearing a gas mask and detonated two canisters of some type of gas before opening fire on the unsuspecting audience. police say holmes was armed with a rifle and pistol when they arrested him without incident behind the theater. his apparent vehicle was searched. holmes told police that he had explosives at this apartment near the theater so the fbi joined police in searching the complex. and now there's word from the aurora police chief that the suspect's apartment may be booby trapped. the area has been evacuated. back at the theater, people are still trying to piece together what happened. because the shooting happened duri
Jul 23, 2012 12:00pm CDT
. this is the first time the public has seen james holmes since his arrest. his hair dyed bright orange... the 24-year old was somber during the brief court appearance in colorado. sitting beside him was his court-appointed defense attorney. holmes will be held without bond until his next court appearance on july 30th. at that time... he's expected to be formally charged in the deadly shooting spree. the county district attorney says the victims' families will be consulted before a decision is made on seeking the death penalty for holmes. >>there is so much that the victims have to take into account there will be impacted by the decision in a big way for many years if the death penalty is sought is a very long process that impact their lives for >> the district attorney says despite the overwhelming evidence collected against holmes so far... they will work diligently to get justice for the victims. a sailor from crystal lake was killed... and a teacher from lake bluff was injured in the movie theater massacre. wgn's judy wang is live in algonquin where the girlfriend of one of the men says he gave h
Jul 26, 2012 12:00pm CDT
... may help investigators discover a motive for the movie theater shootings. accused gunman james holmes was enrolled in the school's neuroscience program until he dropped out last month. cbs news reports the package was addressed to a psychologist at the school... and contained a describing an upcoming attack. the f-b-i has not confirmed the contents of the package. we're also hearing what it was like for police and emergency workers who responded to the theater, right after the shootings happened. it took more than 20 minutes for some of the patients to even be put into ambulances. accused gunman james holmes is scheduled to appear in court again on monday. president obama is getting involved in the debate over gun control, following the movie theater shootings in colorado. >>i like most americans believe that the second amendment guarantees an individual the right to bear arms. and recognize the tradition of gun ownership that passes between generations but i also believe lots of gun owners would agree that ak-47s belong in the hands of soldiers and not criminals ... president obama
Jul 27, 2012 12:00pm CDT
in the colorado movie theater shootings doesn't know why he's in jail james holmes has been in custody for one week as he waits charges for last week's deadly shootings the new york daily news reports that holmes has been acting like he has an issue in jail one worker says that he's been asking people why he's there there are also reports that ds one jill worker how batman movie ended holmes was also complaining of stomach aches that he is blaming on the gel food aid jury in mchenry county has begun deliberations in the sexual assault trial of john wayne gacy nephew raymond caspar in closing arguments this morning prosecutors accuse the mother and the end of the alleged victim tampering with their story he testified yesterday denying that he assaulted a 12 year-old girl last year earlier in the week the girl testified she might have dreamt of the attack in spite of physical evidence that she had been abused the girl and her brother were taken away from the mother into protective custody this morning by the department of children and family services mental health advocates present a pink slip
Jul 24, 2012 12:00pm CDT
-trapped apartment of the man accused in the deadly movie theater shootings. james holmes' apartment was rigged with 30-homemade grenades and 10-gallons of gasoline. a law enforcement official says the sophisticated set up was meant to harm or possibly kill anyone who entered. if triggered it would have consumed the entire third floor of the complex in flames. the devices were safely cleared away... and detonated at a remote side. holmes appeared in court yesterday for the first time since his arrest. he's expected back in court next week... when formal charges will be filed. the e-p-a says the water in sauk village has high levels of vinyl chloride, which can cause cancer. the village is now handing out bottled water to residents. a lawsuit filed friday says the village committed battery by allowing its people to consume contaminated water. it also claims village officials gave conflicting messages about how safe the water is to drink. sauk village has not commented on the lawsuit. a vote on the budget for chicago public schools is being postponed while the board negotiates a new teachers' con
Jul 30, 2012 12:00pm CDT
count of possessing explosives found in his apartment. the last time james holmes was in court we had the first opportunity to see the man accused of killing 12 people and wounding dozens more for today's appearance no cameras were alone in the court room he heard prosecutors read in long list of chargers from the our aurora colorado studer rampage 10 days after he shot up a crowded midnight showing of the new batman movie ... the former neuroscience student allegedly sent a package to his psychiatrist at the university ... authorities have seized the letter as evidence while the defense wanted it to be privileged information >>when a patient states a clear and eminent danger to specific person or persons ... there is an obligation to warn and to inform authorities ... families and friends continued to struggle with the horror of the bloodbath but are trying to honor those who are lost ... july some victims planned to be in court to watch him go through the entire process ... >>i am glad he is here to stand trial by want to see justice done with my own eyes ... >>first-degree mur
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